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Sr. Data Scientist

Engineering  |  Remote or Syracuse

Summary

As a member of Terakeet's data science team, you’ll be responsible for developing and owning critical components employed across our enterprise SEO solutions. The methodologies you apply and novel approaches you develop will help directly shape the future application of data science technologies within our data platform. We're looking for a scientist who is excited to solve challenges using a wide breadth of modeling and quantitative techniques. While we expect machine learning to play a major part throughout our tooling, this is not purely an ML job.

For this role you’ll need to have a deep technical understanding of data science concepts across the disciplines of research methods, modeling, applied statistics as well as machine learning. You’ll also require the ability to build prototypes of novel methodologies from scratch.

Essential Functions:

  • Lead research efforts in engineering and experimentation to improve performance of our various algorithms
  • Build supervised and unsupervised learning systems to glean insight from our wide variety of data sources
  • Collaborate with engineering teams on implementing and deploying large scale data processing pipelines
  • Build and document internal tools for monitoring and research purposes
  • Manage cross-discipline projects between product vision, software engineering and data science teams
  • Help scale-out our growing data science team

The above description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee. Other duties, responsibilities, and activities may change or be assigned at any time with or without notice.

Preferred Education, Experience, Skills

  • 5+ years of work or educational experience in data science, machine learning, and statistics
  • PhD degree or comparable research experience in a quantitative field
  • Proven track record of delivering on products and/or practical research endeavors
  • Experience with the Python science stack is required
  • Experience with Hadoop, Spark, or similar frameworks is a plus
  • Experience with AWS SageMaker, Redshift, and other AWS tooling is a plus
  • Experience with Tensorflow, PyTorch, or similar libraries is a plus

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Terakeet provides equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law. 

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